Cheers to 125 years Swingin’ on vine fundraiser to celebrate library’s milestone anniversary

Swing by the 500 block of Vine Street this weekend to celebrate Scranton Public Library’s 125th anniversary and help it prepare for the future. The ninth annual Swingin’ on Vine fundraiser takes over the street outside Albright Memorial and Lackawanna County...

Hot spots- Iron pours, exhibits and more planned around gathering

Strike while the iron’s hot over five days in Northeast Pennsylvania. International Conference on Contemporary Cast Iron Art, or ICCCIA, makes itself at home at various sites throughout the region for Fire at the Furnace Week from Monday, May 28, through Saturday,...

A new day Scranton Tomorrow celebrating 25th anniversary with party

If Scranton looks different than it did 25 years ago, Scranton Tomorrow has something to do with that. The nonprofit group — which partners with organizations, businesses and volunteers throughout the city to work as a catalyst for change — celebrates its silver...

Fab 5 – May 17, 2018

1. Montrose Chocolate & Wine Festival Get ready for a day of indulgence. Montrose will host its 11th annual Chocolate & Wine Festival on Saturday, May 19, from 2:30 to 7:30 p.m. on Chestnut Street. Numerous regional wineries, vendors and businesses will descend on the...
Up Close & Personal – Susan Crane

Up Close & Personal – Susan Crane

Susan Crane picked up her first bonsai tree many years ago, and her passion for the craft has only grown since. A graduate of Mansfield University with a degree in elementary education, she works for Geisinger Marworth in Waverly Twp. but also founded and owns 2...

Sounds – May 24, 2018

Sounds – May 24, 2018

BREAK TIME IS OVER THE BREEDERS — ‘All Nerve’ THE GOOD: American alt-rockers the Breeders return with the classic “Last Splash” lineup for a fifth full-length album. THE BAD: No. THE NITTY GRITTY: The Breeders only made five albums? Yeah, I thought there were more...

Clubs – May 24, 2018

Clubs – May 24, 2018

Thursday, May 24 279 Bar & Grill, 279 S. River St., Wilkes-Barre: Always Undecided Augustine’s Club 17, 518 N. Main St., Old Forge: Line dancing with Chris and Darlene Bart & Urby’s, 119 S. Main St., Wilkes-Barre: Trivia Night Bartolai Winery, Route 92 and Coolidge...

Fab 5 – May 24, 2018

Fab 5 – May 24, 2018

1. St. Ubaldo Day  A Jessup tradition continues this weekend with numerous events surrounding St. Ubaldo Day, aka la Festa dei Ceri. On Saturday, May 26, the activity begins at 6 a.m. when drummers march through the streets to awake the borough. Plenty of music plus...